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Via della Fratta 36, 55100, Lucca, Italy
+39 0583 491280
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Via della Fratta 36, 55100, Lucca, Italy
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Reviewed today

Small, intimate, sublime dishes, impeccably perfect personnel and unlimited chef. "Primitive steak", red cabbage reduced to the drop of essence. Felt like Alice in Wonderland - excited, sometimes scared ;-) but all the time eager for more. Perfect end of romantic day in Lukka

Thank Waldemar K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had read the reviews saying this restaurant was hit and miss, that it was experimental, that it was different, special, artsy. 2 out of the 7 dishes were good (one of them great). And 5 not so much, some actually were quite boring or not...More

Thank av_alexandre
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We know that modern/ creative cuisine is often a hit and miss but we decided to give it a try based on the positive reviews and the Michelin star. First impression of the restaurant... strange ... as it was in the hall of a museum...More

Thank Linouite
Reviewed 27 July 2017

L'imbuto is within the contemporary art museum. The wine list shows a lot of expensive French wines and not so much italian wines. It does'nt show them by region, but by grapes: strange and difficult, but Yea perhaps 'creative'! Creative seems also to be the...More

Thank ludovicus D
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed dinner at L'Imbuto. The food is very high end cooking, with some true standout dishes. The setting is the museum, we were perfectly happy with this, but perhaps not for everyone. Service was friendly. L'Imbuto only serves tasting menus, you can choose...More

Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Technically brilliant food and all but one of the "seven" course tasting menu hit the spot on taste. I say "seven" because it was more like ten! The beef tartare was quite simply the best ever and the ravioli stuffed with olive oil and Parmesan...More

Reviewed 22 April 2017

Great wine list with affordable prices, fantastic meal and very personal service. Un unique experience! A must!!

1  Thank Luciano T
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We hopped into this restaurant to avoid a rain shower and we were glad we did! The food was most excellent, free wifi, very clean and just what we needed

1  Thank 74Deb_13
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Went there this evening with two friends. We've travelled previously together and always like to seek out a new Michelin star restaurant as part of our trip. We have all eaten in a lot of Michelin starred restaurants both home and away and this one...More

Reviewed 4 January 2017

Occupying the front left and right rooms at the Lucca Centre for Contemporary Art Museum building, this restaurant wow'ed us with its uncomplicated flair for putting different flavours together. When we went, it felt like Italian mixed with Japanese flavours or accents. Choose from a...More

Thank Jamie575
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via della Fratta 36, 55100, Lucca, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Lucca
  • Phone Number: +39 0583 491280
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